Alaska Senators Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan have expressed concerns over the ACHA's effects on Alaskan health care. The two Senators could be important swing votes in Thursday's vote on the American Health Care Act.
Alaska Governor Bill Walker was in North Pole on Wednesday to sign into law HB23, which will create a fund for surviving dependents of fallen law enforcement officers and firefighters who have lost their lives in the line of duty.
Ohio authorities are asking Alaskans to contact police if they have had any interactions with a family that may be living in the Kenai area.
Melvin McLaurin has been identified as the US Army Corps of Engineers employee killed in a construction accident at a job site in North Pole.